[Haskell-cafe] Re: understanding regex libs

Simon Michael simon at joyful.com
Wed Jun 3 12:47:11 EDT 2009

> pcre-builtin ships the PCRE C library internally. Regular regex-pcre
> relies on the DLL somewhere on your system.

Thanks, this sounds like what I need for windows installability. Maybe this should be mentioned in regex-pcre-builtin's 
hackage page and haddock docs.

Is there any downside to using it ? I notice the hackage page does not mention ghc 6.8, while regex-pcre's does.

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